MCQ on Lifelines of National Economy

CBSE/NCERT 10th Class MCQ CBSE/NCERT 10th Class MCQ on Geography

11- Roads in states and Union territories are constructed and maintained by which department in the country?



(C) Zila Parishad



12- Which of the following roads connects the district headquarters with other places of districts?

(A) Highways

(B) State roads

(C) Village roads

(D) Districts road


13- Roads that link rural areas and village roads are classified under which scheme?

(A) Pradhan Mantri Gram Sadak Yojana

(B) Pradhan Mantri Gaon Sadak Yojana

(C) Pradhan Mantri Jan Kalyan Yojana

(D) None of the above


14- ………….roads are constructed and maintained by government of India and the organization was established in 1960 for development of the roads in northern and north eastern border areas.

(A) State

(B) Border

(C) National

(D) District


15- Which type of roads are made up of cement, concrete or bitumen of coal?

(A) Kachha roads

(B) Unmetalled roads

(C) Metalled roads

(D) None of the above


16- The length of road per 100 sq. km of area is known as ………………….

(A) Quality of road

(B) Length of road

(C) Density of road

(D) None of the above


17- Which of the following transport in India is principal mode transportation for freight and passengers and also for multifarious activities like business, sightseeing pilgrimage?

(A) Railways

(B) Roadways

(C) Airways 

(D) None of the above


18- The first train in India steamed off from Mumbai to thane in …………………..covers a distance of 34 km

(A) 1855

(B) 1853

(C) 1886

(D) 1887


19- In How many zones are now Indian railway reorganized?

(A) 12

(B) 14

(C) 16

(D) 18


20- Which of the following factor/s influence the distribution pattern of railway network in the country?

(A) Physio graphic

(B) Administrative

(C) Economic

(D) All of the above



11-(D), 12-(D), 13-(A), 14-(B), 15-(C), 16-(C), 17-(A), 18-(B), 19-(C), 20-(D)